The "au"of the "Vous faites des gâteaux au chocolat"

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The "au"of the "Vous faites des gâteaux au chocolat"

"Vous faites des gâteaux au chocolat" What does the "au"here mean? I know that "au"means to the (à le) but it makes no sense here. What does it mean?
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ChrisC1 Kwiziq Q&A super contributor Correct answer

Un gateau au chocolat-- chocolate cake
une glace à la vanille -- vanilla ice cream

You use à+le (la) to say that something is made with some ingredient.

The "au"of the "Vous faites des gâteaux au chocolat"

"Vous faites des gâteaux au chocolat" What does the "au"here mean? I know that "au"means to the (à le) but it makes no sense here. What does it mean?

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